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|Item 5.07||Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.|
On February 23, 2022, iPower, Inc. (the “Company”) held its 2022 annual meeting of stockholders (the “Annual Meeting”), at which the Company’s stockholders considered four proposals, each of which is described in more detail in the Company’s proxy statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission on January 18, 2022 (the “Proxy Statement”). At the Annual Meeting, there were a total of 26,488,682 votes eligible to be cast and there were a total of 21,766,805 votes present in person or by proxy, representing 82.21% of the votes eligible to be cast. The final voting results for each matter are set forth in more detail below.
|1.||Election of Directors.|
All of the following five nominees were elected to the Company’s Board of Directors, in accordance with the voting results listed below, to serve for a term of one year, until the next Annual Meeting and until their successor have been duly elected and have qualified.
|2.||Ratification of the Company’s Independent Auditors.|
Stockholders ratified the appointment of UHY, LLP as the independent auditors for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2022, in accordance with the voting results below.
|3.||Approval of the Company’s Executive Compensation.|
Stockholders approved (on an advisory basis) the Company’s executive compensation.
|4.||Approval of the Company’s Stockholders Ability to Determine the Frequency of an Advisory Vote on the Company’s Executive Compensation.|
Stockholders approved (on an advisory basis) the ability of the Company’s stockholders to indicate how frequently they believe the Company should seek an advisory vote on the Company’s executive compensation.
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In accordance with Item 5.07(d) of Form 8-K, and following the recommendations of the Company’s stockholders, the Company has determined that it will hold future non-binding advisory votes concerning compensation for the Company’s Named Executive Officers on a yearly basis going forward or until such time as it is required to bring the matter to a vote of the Company’s stockholders.
|Item 8.01||Other Events.|
On February 24, 2022, the Company issued a press release announcing the results of the Company’s 2022 annual meeting of stockholders. A copy of the press release is furnished herewith as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated by reference herein.
|99.1||Press Release dated February 24, 2022|
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Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|Dated: February 24, 2022|
|By:||/s/ Chenlong Tan|
|Title:||Chief Executive Officer|
iPower Announces Results of 2022 Annual Meeting of Stockholders
DUARTE, CA, February 24, 2022 – iPower Inc. (Nasdaq:IPW) (“iPower” or the “Company”), one of the leading online hydroponic equipment suppliers and retailers, held its Annual Meeting of Stockholders yesterday, February 23, 2022.
All Company proposals were approved by the Company’s stockholders, including: the election of five directors to serve for a term of one year; ratification of the Company’s independent auditors, UHY, LLP; approval of the Company’s executive compensation; and approval of the Company’s stockholder’s ability to determine the frequency of an advisory vote on the Company’s executive compensation.
About iPower Inc.
iPower Inc. is one of the leading online retailers and suppliers of hydroponics equipment and accessories. iPower offers thousands of stock keeping units from its in-house brands as well as hundreds of other brands through its website, www.zenhydro.com, and its online platform partners. iPower has a diverse customer base that includes both commercial businesses and individuals. For more information, please visit iPower's website at https://ir.meetipower.com/.
Investor Relations Contact
Sean Mansouri, CFA